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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Imamura et al. v. General Electric (Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Disaster)

A group of Japanese business and property owners and physicians sued General Electric alleging the company was negligent in the design of the reactors and related systems involved in the March 2011 disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. After a tsunami hit Japan, three GE-designed reactors at the plant flooded and released radioactive matter into the surrounding area. The plaintiffs blame GE for defective reactor design and lack of safeguards to prevent the spread of radiation.

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Pending
Date of Complaint
11/17/2017
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
General Electric $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 11/17/2017

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database